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Sep
26
Wed
Test Anxiety: Surviving and Thriving in Your Academics @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This workshop will help students gain confidence in their test preparation and test taking skills. Taking control of test anxiety and minimizing its negative effects is possible! Develop a positive preparation plan, become a more effective test taker, and learn the importance of practicing self-care and rewarding your academic effort.

 

Oct
3
Wed
Study Skills: Enrich Your Classroom Experience! @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Students will learn effective note-taking, textbook and participation strategies. Maximize your learning by enhancing your critical listening skills and becoming an active class participant.

Oct
11
Thu
Memory & Concentration: Sharpen Your Mind and Boost Your Brain Power @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Oct 11 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

In this workshop, students will learn tips to avoid distractions and increase the ability to focus in the academic setting. By improving your concentration, you will be better able to create techniques to memorize and recall important information.

Oct
19
Fri
Preparing for Graduate School: Keys to Understanding the Process! @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Gain tips for retaining information and concepts while improving your vocabulary and reading comprehension. During this workshop, students will practice the strategies that will support their development and improve their reading rate.

Oct
24
Wed
Improve Reading Speed: Increase Your Reading Rate and Enhance Your Vocabulary @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Gain tips for retaining information and concepts while improving your vocabulary and reading comprehension. During this workshop, students will practice the strategies that will support their development and improve their reading rate.

Nov
1
Thu
Public Speaking & Effective Presentations: Be Confident and Connect with Your Audience @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Nov 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Make your class presentations stand out from the crowd. Become aware of the “Do’s and Don’ts of presentations and public speaking. Learn and discuss strategies and techniques to help you to gain confidence and overcome your fear of public speaking.

Nov
12
Mon
Managing Stress: How to Increase Academic Performance @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Nov 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This workshop will focus on understanding stress and how it can impact individuals personally and in the academic setting. You will learn stress management techniques that can enhance your ability to cope with academic stress and develop a plan to combat college stressors.

Nov
28
Wed
Preparing for Finals Week: Creating a Preparation Plan is Half the Battle @ Zuhl Library (Conference Room 225)
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Successful students take time to prepare in advance for final exams. This workshop will promote effective study habits, and will revisit time/stress management strategies that will support your overall ability to take control and maintain confidence during finals week.